Feb. 14, 2014
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The UAB bowling team will travel to Houston, Texas to participate in the Kat Klash tournament hosted by Sam Houston State. The tournament will run from Friday, Feb. 14 through Sunday, Feb. 16.
This weekend’s field will feature 13 of the top 20 teams in the country and eight squads that rank in the top 10.
Along with UAB, the 22-team field includes, No. 1 Arkansas State, No. 2 Nebraska, No. 3 Maryland-Eastern Shore, No. 5 Fairleigh Dickinson, No. 6 Stephen F. Austin, No. 7 Sam Houston State, No. 8 Vanderbilt, No. 9 Wisconsin-Whitewater, No. 12 Sacred Heart, No. 13 Saint Francis (NY), No. 14 Valparaiso, No. 16 LIU-Brooklyn, No. 20 Alabama State, Jackson State, Grambling State, Louisiana Tech, Monmouth, Prairie View A&M, Texas Southern and Tulane.
The competition will start on Friday with six quad baker matches. On Saturday, the teams will play five-player traditional team matches. The first two day’s total pinfall will set up Sunday’s best-of-seven baker bracket.